Florida reports 103 coronavirus-related deaths, 3K new cases

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health said Friday that another 103 people have died from illness linked to COVID-19, bringing the state’s death toll to 11,903.

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Officials also announced 3,198 new cases of the virus, a slight decrease from the 3,571 daily cases reported in Thursday’s data.

Since the pandemic began, the total number of coronavirus cases in Florida stands at 640,211.


Of the 103 latest deaths reported statewide, 22 involved Central Florida residents, including nine in Marion County, five in Brevard County, three in Polk County, two each in Seminole and Lake counties and one in Osceola County.

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To date, the number of negative tests recorded by state health officials totals 4,099,796, an increase of 19,113 since Thursday.

See a county-by-county breakdown of total (and new) cases below, and click here for an interactive map of cases statewide:

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Orange: 36,827 (+159)

Osceola: 11,406 (+64)

Seminole: 8,299 (+59)

Polk: 17,566 (+148)

Volusia: 9,648 (+59)

Brevard: 7,532 (+68)

Flagler: 1,367 (+27)

Lake: 6,683 (+61)

Marion: 8,738 (+63)

Sumter: 1,985 (+28)

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INTERACTIVE MAP: Coronavirus cases in Florida